livestock farming

  • How Often to Feed Catfish in a Pond
    bymarywil June 18, 2023 4 comments

    Catfish farming is an interesting business anyone can venture into. The business, however, requires some level of technicalities in the feeding, stocking, sorting, record keeping, and selling of the fish to the final consumer. To maximize catfish growth while in the pond, the question of how often to feed them has not received the right…

  • Disadvantages of Tarpaulin Pond
    bymarywil June 7, 2023 4 comments

    Mobile Tarpaulin pond, also known as the collapsible pond, has continued to gain popularity as more people consider it good for fish farming. In today’s post, we intend to focus on the advantages and disadvantages of tarpaulin pond(s) in fish farming. Understand that tarpaulin pond is an innovative and cost-effective technique that allows fish to…

  • fish farming in tarpaulin pond
    bymarywil May 30, 2023 4 comments

    Fish farming has become increasingly popular in recent years due to the high demand for fish and the decline in wild fish populations. One method of fish farming in an attempt to increase fish production is by making use of tarpaulin pond or ponds. This type of farming involves raising fish in ponds made of…

  • Best Time to Feed Catfish
    bymarywil May 24, 2023 4 comments

    Many farmers have been complaining about the quantity of feed that waste while trying to feed their catfish. This has necessitated this write-up on “what is the best time feed” Understand that there are different factors that could result in your catfish not eating. Some of which could be a result of stress, sickness, or…

  • How to Make Profit in Fish Farming
    bymarywil April 21, 2023 4 comments

    Are you interested in making extra profit through fish farming? Well, you’re in the right place! Fish farming is an excellent way to generate not just income but steady one for that matter. The soul of every business is profit but majority of fish farmers lack the requisite knowledge on how to make this happen….

  • Catfish Fries Management
    bymarywil April 9, 2023 4 comments

    Despite the huge returns on investment, catfish business has its challenges. In today’s post, we have decided to look at catfish fries management which happens to be the most important stage in catfish farming. A lot of fish farmers prefer to stock their ponds with fingerlings and post-fingerlings due to what they consider as difficulties…

  • Importance of Water Quality in Fish Farming
    bymarywil April 7, 2023 4 comments

    Water quality is a critical factor in fish farming because it directly impacts the health and growth of the fish. In this post, we shall be looking at the importance of water quality in fish farming. In our previous post, water management in catfish farming, we mentioned that poor water quality can lead to stress,…

  • water management in catfish farming
    bymarywil April 6, 2023 4 comments

    In today’s post, we will be looking at water management in catfish farming. Water is a vital resource for all forms of life, including fish. As an aquatic animal, catfish rely on water for their survival as it provides the necessary environment for their respiration, reproduction, and nutrition. There is a saying that “the life…

  • difference between earthen pond and concrete pond
    bymarywil March 31, 2023 4 comments

    Welcome back. In today’s post, we will be looking at the difference between an earthen pond and a concrete pond. Remember that this post is not meant for comparison of any sort. However, at the end of the post, you can be able to make a choice of the one you prefer to make use…

  • catfish vs tilapia farming
    bymarywil March 24, 2023 4 comments

    You are welcome back to this tutorial site where we discuss all you need to know about catfish farming. In today’s post, we are looking at catfish vs tilapia farming. This post will be a comparative analysis of both species of fish. Meanwhile, let’s start with a brief introduction to these species of fish. Introduction…

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